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Oregon files $100M suit against LCD makers
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8/13/2010   3 comments
Oregon Attorney General John Kroger announced a $100 million lawsuit against major manufacturers of liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels.
'Perilous' market conditions seen in solar
News & Analysis  
8/12/2010   10 comments
Major swings in inventory levels for solar cells are resulting in ''perilous'' market conditions.
Cisco's miss sends jitters in supply chain
News & Analysis  
8/12/2010   12 comments
Cisco posted lackluster results-a move that could impact select chip makers, such as Cavium, NetLogic and others.
SEMI names U.S. president in reorg
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8/12/2010   Post a comment
SEMI has announced a reorganization, by splitting the trade group into three dedicated business units.
Altis Semi finds buyer
News & Analysis  
8/12/2010   4 comments
Altis Semiconductor, a joint venture between Infineon and IBM, has finally found a buyer.
Slowdown seen in LEDs
News & Analysis  
8/12/2010   8 comments
Based on Cree Inc.'s results this week and other trends, analysts are worried about the segment.
Solar results: What analysts are saying
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8/12/2010   Post a comment
Several solar firms have recently reported their results. Here's what analysts are saying about the numbers.
Spreadtrum names chairman
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8/12/2010   Post a comment
Spreadtrum Communications Inc., one of China's emerging wireless baseband chipset providers, has appointed a chairman.
Line driver accepts signals from any power line carrier modem
Product News  
8/12/2010   5 comments
ON Semiconductor’s Class AB low distortion line driver is targeted at power line carrier (PLC) communications applications such as smart metering, industrial control and street lighting.
GM's CEO steps down
News & Analysis  
8/12/2010   2 comments
General Motors said that Edward Whitacre will step down as chief executive on Sept. 1, 2010, and as chairman.
Illinois, Washington file suits against LCD makers
News & Analysis  
8/12/2010   2 comments
Illinois and Washington state have separately filed antitrust actions against LCD makers over alleged price fixing.
An Intro to Networking - Part IV
Design How-To  
8/12/2010   Post a comment
Networking is a new concept for many embedded engineers. The goal of this book, therefore, is to provide a bridge that spans from basic concepts to how to add networking functionality to an embedded design. This chapter provides a quick introduction to networking protocols and then moves rapidly to a discussion on TCP/IP over Ethernet, today's preferred network technology combo with the widest usage in terms of the number of devices and applications. Here is the final segment of Chapter 2.
What are the hot IC product segments?
News & Analysis  
8/11/2010   2 comments
Some 26 out of 28 IC product segments will show double-digit growth in 2010, according to IC Insights Inc.
Avago drops share offering
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8/11/2010   Post a comment
Avago has agreed with its principal controlling shareholder to withdraw the proposed secondary offering to the public of 24,840,000 ordinary shares.
ECD revamps solar unit, cuts 140 jobs
News & Analysis  
8/11/2010   1 comment
Solar cell maker Energy Conversion Devices Inc. is realigning its solar manufacturing capacity.
SMIC revamps fab deals, confirms capital infusion
News & Analysis  
8/11/2010   7 comments
Chinese foundry provider Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has revised the business model for its fab arrangements in Chengdu and Wuhan.
Florida to file suit against LCD makers
News & Analysis  
8/11/2010   2 comments
Following a move by New York, Florida will file a suit against the world’s largest manufacturers of thin-film transistor liquid crystal display panels.
Ohio State demos plastic memory
News & Analysis  
8/11/2010   2 comments
Researchers at Ohio State University claim to have demonstrated a plastic computer memory device that utilizes spintronics technology.
Reference design forms secure, wireless keyless entry systems
Product News  
8/11/2010   3 comments
Semtech and Microchip have teamed up to deliver a turnkey reference design platform that integrates Semtech ISM-band transmitter and transceivers with Microchip KEELOQ encryption software and PIC microcontrollers for highly secure, multi-band wireless remote keyless entry systems.
Rudolph buys software line from MKS
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8/11/2010   Post a comment
Metrology tool vendor Rudolph Technologies Inc. has acquired selected assets of the yield dynamics software business from MKS Instruments Inc.
Dow Corning forms joint venture
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8/11/2010   Post a comment
Dow Corning Corp. has entered into an agreement to acquire a 49 percent ownership interest in Timminco Ltd.'s silicon metal manufacturing facility.
Analyst: Slowdown seen in fab tool biz
News & Analysis  
8/11/2010   3 comments
The sky is falling on the fab tool sector, according to an analyst.
Plastic Logic scraps e-book reader
News & Analysis  
8/10/2010   4 comments
Plastic Logic said it has canceled its Que product, an e-book reader that it planned to ship earlier this year.
Red flags seen as TSMC, UMC post monthly sales
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8/10/2010   1 comment
There is good news and bad news in the IC industry.
Thanks to rival, SMIC posts profit
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8/10/2010   Post a comment
Chinese foundry provider Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) posted its first quarterly profit since 2007.
Hynix ramps 26-nm NAND chips
News & Analysis  
8/10/2010   1 comment
South Korea's Hynix Semiconductor Inc. said that it has begun mass producing 64-gigabit NAND flash chips using 20-nm class technology at its 300-mm fab, dubbed M11.
Suntech scraps amorphous solar plans
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8/10/2010   Post a comment
Suntech Power Holdings Co. Ltd., China's largest solar cell maker, is restructuring its operations.
TowerJazz posts record sales
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8/10/2010   Post a comment
Israel's TowerJazz, a specialty foundry vendor, reported record revenue of $125.7 million in the quarter, but it also posted another loss.
TSMC to build solar fab in $3.8B capex plan
News & Analysis  
8/10/2010   4 comments
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSMC) has approved a plan to invest about $3.8 billion.
Samsung invests in quantum dot firm
News & Analysis  
8/10/2010   2 comments
South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has invested $15 million in materials specialist Nanosys Inc.
Samsung extends lead in DRAM rankings
News & Analysis  
8/9/2010   2 comments
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has extended its lead in the DRAM segment, according to Gartner Inc.’s DRAM rankings for the second quarter.
ASE-EEMS deal: What an analyst is saying
News & Analysis  
8/9/2010   1 comment
Taiwan's Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE), the world's largest IC packaging and test house, is expanding.
State files antitrust suit against LCD makers
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8/9/2010   Post a comment
New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has filed an antitrust action against several companies for illegally fixing prices for liquid crystal display screens.
Firm buys silicon ink maker
News & Analysis  
8/9/2010   1 comment
Japan's Teijin Ltd. has acquired NanoGram Corp., a company specializing in devising silicon inks and other materials.
TI seeks to soar with Eagle core
News & Analysis  
8/9/2010   3 comments
Texas Instruments Inc. claims that it will be the first licensee for ARM Holdings plc’s next-generation Cortex-A series processor core, codenamed Eagle.
The massive data center refresh
Blog  
8/5/2010   Post a comment
Peter Matz argues that the time is ripe for newer, greener and more powerful server systems.
Power Tips #5: Buck-boost design uses a buck controller
Design How-To  
8/4/2010   Post a comment
A negative output voltage buck-boost, sometimes called a negative flyback, operating at 50% duty-cycle provides an output voltage equal to the input voltage, only opposite in polarity.
64-bit VIA Nano E-Series processor powers COME8X80 COM Express module
Product News  
8/4/2010   1 comment
The VIA COME8X80 module from VIA Technologies, Inc., is the world's first COM Express product to take advantage of the high performance, 64-bit VIA Nano E-Series processor, according to the company.
Power Tip 26: Current distribution in high-frequency conductors
Design How-To  
8/4/2010   11 comments
Understand how the skin effect can apply to wires, such as used in switching-converter windings
Fibre Channel over Ethernet forecast
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8/3/2010   Post a comment
Shipments of Fibre Channel over Ethernet will hit 7.8 million ports a year by 2014, rivaling Fibre Channel in storage area networks, according to a new report from Dell 'Oro Group.
Multichannel RF remote control application board debuts
Product News  
8/3/2010   Post a comment
Radiometrix has just introduced the CTA88 remote control chip application board that provides simple 8-channel digital I/O implementations of remote control functions, using either the company’s multichannel LMT/LMR (UHF and VHF band) or single frequency BiM (FM band) wireless radio modules.
GE seek early adopters for FPGA boards
Product News  
8/3/2010   4 comments
GE Intelligent Platforms is developing a range of digital receiver, digital transceiver and FPGA processor products based on the Virtex-6 FPGA family from Xilinx.
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